Mr. Khawaja is a managing partner of the KLA, Germany. KLA – Kashir Law Associates is Pakistan’s premier International law firm having partner offices in Germany, the UK, and the USA. Mr. Khawaja is an experienced Corporate and Technology lawyer with a demonstrated history of working in the Public and Private sectors which includes various Multinational Corporations across the globe, with a broad range of experience in IT & Telecommunication law, Public policy, IP & Cybersecurity, International Arbitration, Trade & investment, M&A negotiations, and cross-border litigation.
Mr. Khawaja is a dual-qualified lawyer from Germany and Pakistan, therefore, his academic background combines the common law (Pakistan and UK), civil law (Germany), and international law perspectives, which accords him to come up with a unique approach to solving complex commercial & Corporate multi-jurisdictional issues. He has vast experience in advising clients from EMEA and APAC regions on contentious and non-contentious matters.
In addition to his professional and personal commitments, he has a passion for legal compliance and mentoring Startups & entrepreneurs. He is very active in Düsseldorf, startup ecosystem and mentored many startups in establishing legally strong businesses and how to secure successful investments. He is known for providing robust solutions with a pragmatic approach on topics related to IT law, GDPR, IP, Startups, Due-diligence, Regulatory, and compliance matters.